December 9, 2019

Designing Smart Headphones That Warn Pedestrians of Imminent Dangers

A team of researchers led by Fred Jiang at Columbia's Data Science Institute is designing an intelligent headphone system that warns pedestrians of imminent dangers.
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December 3, 2019

Less Rice, More Nutritious Crops Will Enhance India’s Food Supply, Study Says

A new study led by researchers at Columbia's Data Science finds that diversifying India's crops could provide better nutrition for 200 million undernourished people.
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October 24, 2019

Zsuzsa Marka Helps Develop an Astrophysics Institute to Harness Cosmic Data

Columbia University is a partnering organization on a $2.8 million National Science Foundation grant to develop the concept for a Scalable Cyberinfrastructure Institute for Multi-Messenger Astrophysics.
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August 3, 2019

Weaving Ethics Into Columbia’s Computer Science Curriculum

Augustin Chaintreau, a professor of computer science, is leading a team of professors and students who are creating an ethics curriculum for Columbia's computer science classes.
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July 2, 2019

Computer Scientist David Blei Wins Simons Investigator Award

Blei is one of 16 outstanding theoretical scientists to win this prestigious award, which provides $500,000 over five years to support the long-term study of fundamental questions.
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